The 11th cohort of Barcelona GSE masters students graduated on July 9, 2018 at AXA Auditorium. Welcome to the alumni community, Class of 2018!
The Barcelona Graduate School of Economics held the graduation ceremony of the 11th cohort of Master's students on July 9, 2018 at AXA Auditorium. Students, faculty, family and friends from all over the world gathered to celebrate the hard work and achievements of this year's class in the Master's Degrees in Economics and Finance, Specialized Economic Analysis, and Data Science.
Certificates were awarded by Josep Armas, Director Territorial Este AXA Seguros, board member institution of the Barcelona GSE; Ramon Marimon, Chairman of the Barcelona GSE; AND vice-rectors from the Barcelona GSE's founding universities, Cristina Gespí (UPF) and Carles Gispert (UAB). Two invited speakers also participated: Kim Faura, Director of Telefónica Catalonia; and Raimundo Pérez-Hernández, Director of the Ramon Areces Foundation. Both Telefónica and the Ramon Areces Foundations provide support for the Barcelona GSE Master's programs, and AXA is a Barcelona GSE board member institution.
As every year, one of the highlights of the ceremony was the participation of student and alumni speakers. This year's speakers were (from left):
- Daniele Alimonti (Economics of Public Policy '16), Junior Economist at UPF
- Samantha Catalina Guerrero '18, Competition and Market Regulation Program
- Ece Yagman (Economics '17), Researcher at UPF
- Nicolas Charlton '18, Economics Program